Festival pays tribute to national heroes
A ceremony was held on September 30 to commemorate the 570th death anniversary of national hero and world cultural celebrity Nguyen Trai (1942-2012) at his native land in the northern province of Hai Duong.
Northeastern Ethnic Group Cultural Festival wraps up
The eighth Northeastern Ethnic Group Culture, Sport and Tourism Festival concluded in Tuyen Quang province on September 30.
Mid-Autumn Festival celebrated
Mid-Autumn Festival celebrated   (Oct 01, 2012)
The Mid-Autumn Festival on August 15 of the lunar calendar, falls on September 30 this year, and a diverse range of celebrations have been held nationwide on this occasion.
Hanoi to host CPTA 11th meeting
The 11th annual meeting of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia (CPTA) will be held in Hanoi from October 9-13, expecting to attract delegates from Tokyo, New Delhi, Seoul, Taipei, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Ulaanbaatar, and Tomsk.
Ooc Om Boc Trade - Tourism Fair 2012
Ooc Om Boc Trade - Tourism Fair 2012 is scheduled to take place at Soc Trang Freshwater Lake Culture and Exhibition Centre in Soc Trang province from November 22 to 28, 2012.
Ha Long week 2012 to be held for the first time
People's Committee of Quang Ninh Province has ratified the proposal that has been jointly prepared by the Quang Ninh's Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and Vietnam Airlines to hold the Ha Long week 2012 for the first time. This will be a significant event boosting the image of Quang Ninh tourism.
National festival honours traditional crafts
The Vietnam Craft Village Festival kicked off in Nam Dinh City on September 25, attracting more than 300 stands from 37 provinces and cities across the country.
Buffalo fighting festival attracts over 30,000 visitors
The 2012 Do Son Buffalo Fighting Festival, often took place in Do Son district of the northern port city of Hai Phong, has attracted over 30,000 local people and tourists.
Vietnamese Cultural Week opens in Cambodia
A Vietnamese Cultural Week opened in Cambodia on September 24 to mark Vietnam-Cambodia Friendship Year 2012 and the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Nha Trang - Khanh Hoa Sea Festival 2013 planning underway
The 2013 Khanh Hoa Sea Festival is scheduled to open from June 8 - 11, 2013 in Vietnam's central coastal province of Khanh Hoa on one of the most beautiful bays in the world.
Lam Kinh Festival 2012 to be held in early October
The Lam Kinh Festival 2012 will be held from October 6 to 8 in the Lam Kinh historical relic in Tho Xuan, Thanh Hoa.
RoK-Vietnam cultural week kicks off
A Vietnam - Republic of Korea (RoK) Culture Week opened in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on September 21.
Mid-Autumn Festival in Phan Thiet
The Mid-Autumn Festival this year will take place on the night of September 29 (the fourteenth day of the eighth lunar month) at Nguyen Tat Thanh Square in Phan Thiet City in the coastal province of Binh Thuan.
Craft village fair to open later this month
Around 350 stands will be displayed at the Vietnamese Craft Village Fair 2012, scheduled to be held at Hoa Binh Square in the northern province of Nam Dinh from September 25-30, announced the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development (MARD) at a press conference in Hanoi yesterday.
Mid-Autumn Festival livens up Hanoi's Old Quarter
Various activities are being held at four spots in Hanoi's Old Quarter from September 17-30 on the occasion of the Mid-Autumn Festival 2012.